male pattern baldness (was Re: Chick)

Bethany K. Dumas dumasb at UTK.EDU
Fri Nov 12 20:13:28 UTC 1999

I listened to a description of a male suffering from "male pattern
baldness" the other day and wondered why the description did not say
simply that he was "bald." (It was clear from the context that he was

Then I wondered: would fat women sound more attractive if we described
then as suffering from, say, "female pattern fatness"?


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